Pen-box for Abū-l-Fidā

Present owner unknown.

Scan from Saracenic Heraldry

Seventeen emblems all around the object.


عزّ لمولانا السلطان الملك المؤيّد عماد الدنيا والدين أبي الفداء إسماعيل عزّأنصاره

Glory to our Lord the Sultan al-Malik al-Mu’ayyad ‘Imād al-dunyā wa-l-dīn Abū-l-Fidā’ Ismā’īl, may his victories be glorious.

Possible dating: between 672/1273 and 732/1331

To Abū-l-Fidā’s page

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